Wednesday, September 3, 2014   

China left red-faced by Japan's three-goal romp
11-08 22:09 (Sports)
China's Asian Games got off to a miserable start when they were humbled 3-0 by bitter rivals Japan in their opening game of the football tournament. T...
North Korea raise bar after holding off rivals
11-08 20:29 (Sports)
A confident North Korea were celebrating after a "major'' victory over arch-rivals South Korea at the Asian Games. Ri Kwang Chon got the decisive...
Harbhajan's maiden century rescue India
11-08 20:25 (Sports)
Harbhajan Singh emerged as India's unlikely batting hero when he scored his maiden hundred to bail the hosts out of a tight situation for a draw in the first Te...
Hang Seng Index rises 0.4pc to 29-month high
11-08 16:24 (Business)
Hong Kong stocks edged higher, reversing course just before the close as strength in shares of China Life (2628) and CNOOC (0883) helped offset weakness in...
China stocks close near seven-month high
11-08 15:25 (Business)
China's key stock index ended near a seven-month high, with Shanghai-based companies such as Shanghai Qiangsheng Holding outperforming, after Walt Disney sig...
HK shares dip at break
11-08 14:42 (Business)
Hong Kong shares slipped 0.1 percent in the morning as dealers cashed in after five straight days of advances. The Hang Seng Index edged down 25.66 p...
Durant's heroics in vain against Celtics
11-08 14:11 (Sports)
The Boston Celtics brushed aside Kevin Durant and the Oklahoma City Thunder 92-83 to claim their fifth successve NBA win. NBA scoring champion ...
Italy aces savor Fed Cup hat-trick
11-08 14:07 (Sports)
Italian tennis star Flavia Pennetta, pictured, easily beat American teenager Coco Vandeweghe 6-1, 6-2 to hand Italy their second successive and third Fed ...
Evergreen Favre scales new heights
11-08 13:58 (Sports)
Brett Favre, pictured, threw for a career-high 446 yards as the Minnesota Vikings rallied from 14 points behind to beat the Arizona Cardinals 27-24 in overt...
Hang Seng down 0.16pc at open
11-08 10:02 (Business)
Hong Kong shares were down 0.16 percent in early trade, with the benchmark Hang Seng Index falling 40.23 points to 24,836.59. AGENCE FRANC...
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